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RATINGS: 140   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.14   SEASONAL: Special   IBU: 23   EST. CALORIES: 168   ABV: 5.6%
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Our most popular brewmaster special brought back by overwhelming requests. A classic British nut brown ale. Full bodied, complex and interesting yet mild in flavor. Our interpretation of this style has distinctive hop aroma and flavor. (O.G.-1.052, IBUs 23)


3.3
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Patrickctenchi (3969) - Coxs Knob, columbus, Indiana, USA - NOV 5, 2014
Bottle: Clear, red-brown with a thin tan head. Aroma of caramel/chocolate...nuts. Sweet, nutty, mild chocolate taste.... Nothing outstanding....a fairly solid brown...pretty decent.

2.9
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 5/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
ICEatALAMO (980) - Troy, Michigan, USA - NOV 3, 2014
Draft at brewery. The pour is a light brown. The aroma is a sweeter malt. The taste is a standard nut brown, lacking a little on the flavor. ---Rated via Beer Buddy for iPhone

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Leafs93 (1729) - Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 28, 2014
Pours deep dark brown with a tan head. Aroma is roast, dark chocolate and caramel. Taste is sweet with some dark chocolate bitters. Medium bodied with slick texture.

2.9
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 11/20
Bork (318) - Rosewood, Georgia, USA - OCT 18, 2014
Light and watery brew with less aroma and flavor than desired from the style. Not bad by any means, just not much of anything.

3.8
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
ttutony (691) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - OCT 8, 2014
Medium brown with an off-white head. Really nice toast, nutty, and caramel aromas. Medium body, smooth mouthfeel. Nice malty flavor profile that mirrors the aromas. Well done.

2.6
   AROMA 2/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 2/5   OVERALL 12/20
joelfaber (28) - Washington, USA - SEP 27, 2014
Bottle at home. Pours dark brown with a thin tan head of foam that disappeared quickly. Light aroma of roasted nuts. Tastes of nuts and malt. Light body. Not enough body for such a dark ale.

2.3
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 6/20
THISisTIG (2) - - JUN 11, 2014 does not count
Beer was on tap directly from the serving tank. Decent flavor and aroma with no apparent off flavor.

3.1
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
alexsdad06 (5819) - Ohio, USA - MAY 24, 2014
Bottle sample at RBWG. Pours brown in color with a medium sized off white head. The aroma and flavor had roasted malt, nuts, a little cocoa and some earthy bitterness. A bit better than their APA.

3.1
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
BeerdedDave (505) - - MAY 12, 2014
reddish-brown color; nutty, malty aroma; a malty, semi-bitter, medium-bodied brown ale with roasted malt flavor

3.1
   AROMA 4/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
FestDecBeet (199) - - MAY 7, 2014
Look: pours a dark brown. Dark red color when held to the light. White head that turns into thick lacing. Smell: ripe dark fruit smell. Cherries and raisins. Strong malt Taste: strong cherries. Maybe a red apple Feel: not to thick but a good beer. Nice carbonation. Smooth a lifter taste. Overall: not a bad beer. Sweet on the nose and tongue.


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